EUROTHERM Committee
This image is taken from a study of the characterization of transient distributed surface sources through infrared thermography by Vintrou, Lariqi, Bauzin and Bairi and was presented at EUROTHERM seminar 94 (Metti 5). This particular image shows the estimated heat flux on the front of the plate, inferred from the temperature distribution measured on the back face by IR imaging. Impinging jet full field flow velocity and turbulence intensity from PIV measurements in jet impingement study by T.S. O´Donovan (EUROTHERM Award winner, 2008). This image shows Nusselt number distributions in the entrance region of a horizontal pipe and is from Grassi and Testi in Proceedings of Eurotherm 2008  Developing flow of FC-72 in a uniformly heated horizontal cylindrical pipe was studied in the regime of transitional mixed convection. Heat transfer coefficients were measured at 6 cross sections along the heated length, with 60 azimuthal positions being monitored at each section. A significantly different thermo-fluid-dynamic behaviour was observed between top and bottom of the pipe.  This image is from a paper by Yildirim, Rindt and van Steenhoven in EUROTHERM 2008 Proceedings, which looks at the effect of heat input and the presence of a wire on vortex shedding behind a cylinder





Future EUROTHERM Seminars



No. Date Title Place Chairperson
111 2-6 Dec. 2018 Nanoscale and Microscale Heat Transfer V
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Levi, Finland Prunnila, Maasilta, Messina
112 15-17 May 2019 Thermal Energy Storage
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Lleida, Spain Cabeza, Ziskind, De Paepe
113 29 Sept. - 04 Oct. 2019 METTI-7 Advanced School on Thermal Measurements and Inverse Techniques, 7th ed.
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Porqurolles (Hyères, Var department), France Rigollet, Gardarein, Maillet, Battaglia
114 8-12 June 2020 Nanoscale and Microscale Heat Transfer VII
Palermo, Italy Messina, Ben-Abdallah, Biehs


Announcements


We sadly inform the sad news of passing away of Professor Geoffrey Hewitt. He was an Honorary Member and a cofounder of the EUROTHERM Committee

Professor Hewitt's contributions to the field have been recognised by his election to the Royal Society, the Royal Academy of Engineering and the US National Academy of Engineering in addition to international awards. He was inspiring thermal scientist and he was founder of Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow Service. He left us far too soon and will be greatly missed by the international communities.



Special issue dedicated to the seventh European Thermal-Sciences Conference (EUROTHERM 2016) held in Krakow, Poland in June 2016 has been published. Heat and Mass Transfer, August 2018, Volume 54, Issue 8, pp.2173–2174)


Upcoming Seminars
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Eurotherm 2016
Eurotherm 2016 in Krakow, Poland.